Greg Hardy gets UFC contract following 57-second KO in genius MMA make a big appearance
LAS VEGAS – Ex-NFL player Greg Hardy was granted an agreement with the UFC in the wake of scoring a first-round knockout in his expert MMA make a big appearance Tuesday night, UFC president Dana White said.
White made the declaration amid the communicate of the “Dana White Tuesday Night Contender Series,” soon after Hardy, 29, thumped out Austen Lane (2-0) in only 57 seconds in their heavyweight session.
This was Menifield’s second endeavor on DWTNCS. He battled on Season 1. He scored a triumph after his rival endured eye damage. That win wasn’t sufficiently amazing to procure an agreement, however the second time was the appeal for Menifield after he blew through Boatwright.
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Here is a gander at all of the outcomes from Tuesday:
- Kevin Holland crushed Will Santiago by means of consistent choice (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
- Montel Jackson crushed Nick Disciullo by means of TKO (strikes), cycle 3
- Greg Hardy crushed Austen Lane by means of KO (punches), :57 of cycle 1
- Chris Curtis crushed Sean Lally by means of KO (head kick and punches), 1:37 of cycle 3
- Alonzo Menifield vanquished Dashawn Boatwright through TKO (strikes), :08 of cycle 1
The UFC’s choice to offer Hardy an open door on the contender arrangement has been met with some feedback as a result of Hardy’s past. He was ousted from the NFL in 2015 due to off-the-field legitimate issues including abusive behavior at home and medication ownership.
Solid was indicted aggressive behavior at home in 2014, yet the charges were later erased from his record after the casualty neglected to show up in court for a jury preliminary amid his allure. Strong has denied consistently hitting a lady, however four dozen photos of the lady that were confirm in the preliminary and later distributed online by Deadspin indicate wounds to her jaw, neck, arms, back, legs and feet.
In a meeting Friday, Hardy alluded to White as “a blessed messenger” for giving him an opportunity. White has expressed Hardy has turned his life around and merits another opportunity.